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9th edition of the IPVF Scientific Day

The 9th edition of the IPVF Scientific Day was held on July 9th. This opportunity to meet IPVF community...

IPVF-INES joint thesis awarded at the E-MRS Spring 2018 conference

IPVF and CEA-LITEN (INES2 Institute for Energy Transition) have joined forces to study polysilicon passivated contacts for future industrial...

IPVF manufactures its first III-V nanowires solar cells on silicon

IPVF, in collaboration with its partner C2N (Center for Nanosciences and Nanotechnology, CNRS) has just completed the manufacturing of...

IPVF in brief


The Institut Photovoltaïque d’Île-de-France (IPVF) aims at becoming one of the world’s main centers for research, innovation and training in the field of photovoltaic solar energy.

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Dear visitor,
The Institut Photovoltaïque d’Ile-de-France  (IPVF) is pleased to welcome you on its website.
We wish for this website to become one of the exchange platforms between current and future stakeholders of the institute, and to set a frame of reference for their work tools and achievements, while facing the global challenge of the photovoltaic development…
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Jean-François Minster, Chairman
Bruno Carlotti, Managing Director